Fri Jan 13 2006. The English Beat, led by Dave Wakeling, playing the Smokey Robinson classic at the first of two sold-out shows at NYC's Canal Room. More info: http://punkcast.com/908 . Topics: music, music video, nyc, punkcast, uk, ska
Art Brut, from London UK, performing live at the Tribeca Grand Hotel, NYC on Nov 12 2005. This was the band's first visit to the USA, the final of four shows. Two songs are here, the first - 'Formed A Band' - and the ninth - 'Bad Weekend'. More info: http://punkcast.com/885 Topics: punkcast, music, video, nyc, uk, britpop, concert, live, iPod
Brakes, from Brighton, UK, performing live on their debut visit to the USA. There are three songs here: 'I Can't Stand To Stand Beside You', which appeared on that first single; "Shut Us Down', which is a Camper Van Beethoven cover; and "NY Pie", a jovial saga of vocalist Eamon Hamilton's previous visit to NYC. More info: http://punkcast.com/854 . Topics: punkcast, music, video, nyc, punk, country, uk, brighton, rock, indie, brakes, cvb
PUNKCAST #997 Hatfield And The North Bowery Poetry Club NYC June 25 2006 sponsored by WWWhatsup Online Pinstand with thanks to Bowery Poetry Club and Downtown Music Gallery 'Lything and Gracing' Like punk itself, punkcast has deep roots in the hippie heydays of the late 60's, when bands took r&b to new psychedelic limits. As the musicians grew older in the 70's music morphed in a couple of directions, one - hard metal and pompous prog, the other a softer more intellectual acid jazz. UK band... Topics: punkcast, hatfield and the north, acid jazz, canterbury, matching mole, nyc, uk, bowery poetry...